Coronavirus: people crossing checkpoints in Donbass to be taken temperature 02/27/2020 17:53:48. Total views 709. Views today — 0.

A temperature measurement will be carried out at all checkpoints in the area of the Joint Forces Operation in order to prevent the spread of coronavirus to the territory controlled by Ukraine, - the JFO press center reports.

Border guards together with medical workers will take the temperature of people following from the temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine.

According to the results of temperature screening, citizens who felt bad will be sent to health facilities.

No laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in Ukraine so far.

"The command of the Joint Forces asks citizens to be sympathetic to the measures that have been introduced at checkpoints. Border guards will provide a quick and safe crossing line of demarcation for all participants in the movement", - the report says.